List of grocers

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This is a list of notable grocers. A grocer is a purveyor or bulk seller of food.

Grocers[edit]

American[edit]

Joseph E. Grosberg (left) with business partner Sam Cramer on delivery truck marked, "Grosberg Grocery Co., Inc. Wholesale Grocers, Amsterdam, NY."
Clinton L. Hare (November 7, 1864 – June 4, 1909) was a manager, organizer, and coach of American football, and a lawyer and grocer.

British[edit]

Samuel Budgett (27 July 1794 – 29 April 1851) was an English merchant who built up a wholesale grocery business called H.H. & S. Budgett, based in Kingswood Bristol

Canadian[edit]

Sam Steinberg was an immigrant to Canada who transformed the grocery store founded by his mother, Steinberg's Supermarket, into one of the largest chains in the Province of Quebec.

Fictional[edit]

See also[edit]


References[edit]

  1. ^ 111-Year-Old Firm Loses Its Identity Silas Peirce & Co., Ltd., in New Consolidation, Boston, MA.: Christian Science Monitor, Apr 28, 1926, p. 4B. 
  2. ^ "Samuel Steinberg". The Canadian Encyclopedia. Retrieved 6 March 2014. 
  3. ^ (Associated Press) (November 19, 2007). "'Mr. Whipple' of Charmin Fame Dies at 91". Fox News. Retrieved 6 March 2014. 

External links[edit]

  • Media related to Grocers at Wikimedia Commons